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Primary Instrument: Piano

Born: November 19, 1951

Kenny Werner is a world-class pianist and composer. His prolific output of compositions, recordings and publications continue to impact audiences around the world.

Kenny was recently awarded the 2010 Guggenheim Fellowship Award for his seminal work, No Beginning No End. No Beginning No End is a musical journey exploring tragedy and loss, death and transition, and the path from one lifetime to the next. Utilizing over 70 musicians, Kenny’s third album for Half Note Records is an expansive composition featuring Joe Lovano, Judy Silvano, Wind Ensemble, Choir and String Quartet.

Born in Brooklyn, NY on November 19, 1951 and then growing up in Oceanside, Long Island, Kenny began playing and performing at a young age, first recording on television at the age of 11. Although he studied classical piano as a child, he enjoyed playing anything he heard on the radio. In high school and his first years of college he attended the Manhattan School of Music as a classical piano major....
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Music

Featured recording “Me, Myself and I”

Me, Myself and I

Justin Time Records
2012
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    Me, Myself and I

    Justin Time Records
    2012
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    Balloons

    Half Note Records
    2011
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    Institute Of Higher Learning

    Half Note Records
    2011
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    New York - Love Songs

    Blue Note
    2010
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    No Beginning No End

    Half Note Records
    2010
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    A Time For Love

    Stunt Records/Sundance Music
    2009
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    With A Song In My Heart

    Venus Records
    2008
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